Common Body of Knowledge for Management & Innovation Majors

The Stiller School's core business curriculum is a Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) that provides the foundation of proficiency and skills considered by alumni, employers, and business school accreditation organizations to be an important base for any business graduate. In tandem with your Integrated Business Experience, the CBK provides a highly adaptable framework from which to build your specific career goals.

Your career path may change over time, and the business landscape absolutely will-but this foundation of essential business understanding is designed to support your future endeavors as it instills you with confidence and adaptability as a professional.

In all majors within the Robert P. Stiller School of Business, students will cover an interdisciplinary foundation that incorporates the following topics:

  • Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Information Systems for Management
  • Quantitative Literacy